UPDATE: Car chase ends in fiery crash after hitting tree, power pole, and parked vehicles near Elsanor

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UPDATE (10:15 a.m. 12/28): The driver of the vehicle has been identified as David Fuller. Once Fuller reached the Beach Express, where he then lost control of the vehicle and spun out in the median.

Once Fuller regained control, he drove southbound in the northbound lane, and continued eastbound on Highway 90 going 120 mph. Shortly after, he wrecked out and hit a power pole, a large oak tree, and two parked vehicles.

Fuller was transported to Sacred Heart Hospital for a possible broken hip and leg, as well as other injuries. BCSO plans to obtain warrants for attempt to elude, reckless endangerment, reckless driving, and many different traffic offenses.

Fuller is a convicted felon and officers found him to be in possession of a firearm, according to BCSO.

BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) – The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office continues their investigation Tuesday morning after a car chase Monday night ended in flames near Elsanor.

Sheriff Hoss Mack tells WKRG News 5 a driver was running from one of his deputies when the driver lost control and hit a home near County Road 87 and Highway 90. We’re told the pursuit began near Robertsdale. 

The driver of the vehicle was injured and transported to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola. The homeowners were not injured. The name of the driver has not yet been released. Sheriff Mack says the driver will be charged once he’s released from the hospital.

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